HMS Aurora

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Aurora, 1861
Type: Frigate ; Armament 51
Laid down : Pembroke 5 Sep 1854 ; Launched : 22 Jun 1861 ;
Disposal date or year : 1881
BM: 2558 tons ; Displacement: 3582 tons
Propulsion: Screw and sail
Machinery notes: 1576 hpi ; 400 hp
Notes:

1860 Pembroke, building

18 Nov 1863 Commissioned at Devonport.

1864 Home Station. Reports of Small Pox. Number of Cases of Disease and Injury.

3 Dec 1867, arrived Plymouth, from Halifax.

1870 Devonport (ship's co. borne in Indus)

9 Sep 1868 ADM 175 29 details Black Prince in Coast Guard Service for Clyde District, when relieved by the Aurora and Narcissus, dates unknown, except that the Narcissus closed the book 31 Dec 1877.

1879 Devonport